October 20, 2014

Energy & Utilities

The CNG revolution in Florida

Compressed natural gas is catching on in Florida as a fuel for truck fleets - but obstacles to more widespread use remain. Read more »
Published on 8/5/2013

Infinite Energy: Best Large Company - No. 23

Best Large Company employees answer the question, "What do you like best about your company?" Read more »
Published on 7/25/2013

Car Charging Group

The largest public network of electric vehicle charging stations is based in Miami Beach... Read more »
Published on 7/17/2013

Tallahassee tung oil

Tung oil was first produced in the United States in Tallahassee 100 years ago, derived from the fruit of seedlings brought from China by a U.S. ambassador. Over the following... Read more »
Published on 6/19/2013

Fallout in Citrus County after the Crystal River Nuclear Plant closed

First, Duke Energy announced it would permanently close the damaged Crystal River Nuclear Plant rather than fix it, costing Citrus County 585 jobs. Read more »
Published on 6/13/2013

Video Q & A with Bo Davis from the Mosaic Company

An interview with Bo Davis, Senior Vice President of Phosphate Operations at Mosaic Read more »
Published on 4/9/2013

Flying high on renewable biofuel

When a Falcon 20 commercial jet flying over Canada's capital city of Ottawa recently logged the first-ever civilian flight powered by 100% renewable biofuel, the trip marked a triumphant conclusion to six years of research at the Panama City offices of Applied Research Associates. Read more »
Published on 3/21/2013

Florida Utilities: Death of the Buyout Clause

Attorney Thomas Cloud represented seven municipalities that fought to have purchase options in their power company agreements. Read more »
Published on 3/4/2013

A surge in interest for Florida's municipal utilities

For the first time since 1992, a Florida municipal utility may go into private hands. And it's not the only municipal in the state that has explored a sale. Read more »
Published on 3/4/2013

Adam Putnam on Florida's energy future

An interview with the commissioner of the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Read more »
Published on 8/7/2012

Trashed: Plan to use plasma technology for garbage disposal

St. Lucie County's plan to convert garbage to gas has been trashed. Read more »
Published on 7/10/2012

Sounding Board: What's the future of nuclear power in Florida?

Florida executives were asked this question. Read their answers. Read more »
Published on 5/29/2012

Deep water: Oil drilling off Cuba is cause for concern

Monthly column from Mark Howard, Executive Editor of Florida Trend. Read more »
Published on 3/22/2012

Alternative energy learning experience

Students in Central Florida learn about alternative energy at the Solar Energy Center. Read more »
Published on 1/19/2012

Trash talk: Private and public garbage haulers face off in Southeast Florida

While public and private garbage companies fight over who gets the next long-term deal, some cities opt to bid their own services out. Read more »
Published on 1/10/2012

Wind Capital Group to build plant in Jupiter

The Florida location with the best potential for wind energy is east of Lake Okeechobee. Read more »
Published on 12/14/2011

Ray of hope for economy in Northwest Florida

Solar Power selected Gadsden County for its first solar farm. Read more »
Published on 12/2/2011

Progress Energy makes concrete decision

... about their 34-year-old nuclear power plant in Crystal River. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2011

Facts, Figures -- and Perspective on the Gulf oil spill

An update, one year later Read more »
Published on 8/31/2011

Energy - Next Chapter

Susan Story handed over the reins of Gulf Power to Mark Crosswhite. Read more »
Published on 2/1/2011

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